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Coverham Abbey Gatehouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Coverham with Agglethorpe, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.2724 / 54°16'20"N

Longitude: -1.8406 / 1°50'26"W

OS Eastings: 410474

OS Northings: 486319

OS Grid: SE104863

Mapcode National: GBR HML1.96

Mapcode Global: WHC6X.PWP2

Entry Name: Coverham Abbey Gatehouse

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Last Amended: 24 January 1986

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178895

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321761

Location: Coverham with Agglethorpe, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL8

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Coverham with Agglethorpe

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text


10/12 Coverham Abbey Gatehouse
(Formerly listed as Abbey
13/2/67 Gateway)


Remains of gatehouse. Early C16 and later. Rubble with ashlar dressings,
stone slate roofs. Inner arch and outer responds of vaulted gateway
survive, with flanking gatehouse buildings. Semicircular arch of
2 chamfered orders with moulded imposts. Flanking buildings each have small
light vent in original outer end walls and south building has chamfered
single-light window to inner end wall. The side walls have been repaired to
form animal shelters, which have rubble barrel-vaulted ceilings below later

Listing NGR: SE1047486318

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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